Open Conversations – The New Information Interview – CSN Weekly Meeting

Informational Interviews are far more powerful when not focused on a job. Come to CSN and learn the best practices of this career transition task.  Join us at CSN and hear why.

Join us at Career Support Network to learn how.

Career Support Network meets from Noon to 2:00 p.m. on Wednesdays @ Maple Springs United Methodist Church, 2569 Reynolda Rd, Winston-Salem NC. (map)

The topic on 11/16/2016 will be – Open Conversations – The New Information Interview

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When you learn how to do Informational Interviews, who to interview with and what the overall purpose of informational interviews is, you’ll be far more successful with this aspect of career transition. Surprisingly it’s not about asking for a job. It’s more powerful than that. Join us at CSN as we discuss ideas and learn from each other about the best practices of Informational Interview.

 For information call (336) 283-6121 or email NCWiseman@TeddyBurriss.com

Here is a link to some useful Career Transition Books.

Do you know of other books that have helped you in your career transition.

Who am I? – CSN Weekly Meeting

Being focused and clearly answering this question, “Who Am I?” will help you to be more successful on your career transition journey. Join us at CSN and hear why.

Join us at Career Support Network to learn how.

Career Support Network meets from Noon to 2:00 p.m. on Wednesdays @ Maple Springs United Methodist Church, 2569 Reynolda Rd, Winston-Salem NC. (map)

The topic on 11/9/2016 will be – Who am I?

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The most important question you need to answer during career transition is, “Who am I”. Without knowing the answer to this question you will not know what jobs you are interested in, what companies you want to work for or how to present yourself on your resume, on your LinkedIn Profile or in a conversation. The better you get at answering “Who Am I?” the more focused you can be on your career transition journey. Lets work on this question together during this session.

 For information call (336) 283-6121 or email NCWiseman@TeddyBurriss.com

Here is a link to some useful Career Transition Books.

Do you know of other books that have helped you in your career transition.

Recommended Reading: The Fred Factor

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In his powerful new book The Fred Factor, motivational speaker Mark Sanborn recounts the true story of Fred, the mail carrier who passionately loves his job and who genuinely cares about the people he serves. Because of that, he is constantly going the extra mile handling the mail – and sometimes watching over the houses – of the people on his route, treating everyone he meets as a friend. Where others might see delivering mail as monotonous drudgery, Fred sees an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of those he serves.

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The New Way of Executing Career Transition – CSN Weekly Meeting

Are you looking for a job the way your dad did way back in 1905? STOP IT! Join us at CSN and hear why.

Join us at Career Support Network to learn how.

Career Support Network meets from Noon to 2:00 p.m. on Wednesdays @ Maple Springs United Methodist Church, 2569 Reynolda Rd, Winston-Salem NC. (map)

The topic on 10/19/2016 will be – The New Way of Executing Career Transition

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Stop using old processes in a new world of employment. Career Transition today is nothing like it was even 5 years ago. Join us at this session as we discuss some of the best practices of career transition that will give you a much better result than the way you did it years ago.

 For information call (336) 283-6121 or email NCWiseman@TeddyBurriss.com

Here is a link to some useful Career Transition Books.

Do you know of other books that have helped you in your career transition.

Dealing with Age Discrimination – CSN Weekly Meeting

Age Discrimination is just another obstacle you need to know how to deal with. Join us as we discuss dealing with it. Join us at CSN and hear why.

Join us at Career Support Network to learn how.

Career Support Network meets from Noon to 2:00 p.m. on Wednesdays @ Maple Springs United Methodist Church, 2569 Reynolda Rd, Winston-Salem NC. (map)

The topic on 10/5/2016 will be – Dealing with Age Discrimination

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Discrimination will not go away. We have to know how to detect discrimination and how to deal with it. During this CSN session we will share our own experiences and how we deal with different types of discrimination during career transition. Join us and share your ideas and insights.

 For information call (336) 283-6121 or email NCWiseman@TeddyBurriss.com

Here is a link to some useful Career Transition Books.

Do you know of other books that have helped you in your career transition.

Recommended Reading: Never Eat Alone

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Recommended Reading: It’s Not Just Who You Know

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In It’s Not Just Who You Know, Tommy Spaulding—the former CEO of Up With People—has written the new How to Win Friends and Influence People for the twenty-fist century. Success—in business and in life—is all about relationships. In this powerful guide to reaching out to others, Spaulding takes Dale Carnegie’s classic philosophy to the next level—how to create lasting relationships that go well beyond mere superficial contacts and “second floor” relationships.

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Recommended Reading: How to Stop Worrying and Start Living

[disclosure]bookLearn how to break the worry habit — Now and forever! With Dale Carnegie’s timeless advice in hand, more than six million people have learned how to eliminate debilitating fear and worry from their lives and to embrace a worry-free future. In this classic work, How to Stop Worrying and Start Living, Carnegie offers a set of practical formulas that you can put to work today. It is a book packed with lessons that will last a lifetime and make that lifetime happier!

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Recommended Reading: Blockade Billy

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Even the most die-hard baseball fans don’t know the true story of William “Blockade Billy” Blakely. He may have been the greatest player the game has ever seen, but today no one remembers his name. He was the first–and only–player to have his existence completely removed from the record books. Even his team is long forgotten, barely a footnote in the game’s history.

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